The table below looks at the statistics for SOAP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOAP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
Rank 99 103 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -30
Contract jobs citing SOAP 51 17 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.59% 0.72% 2.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.35% 2.64% 7.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 12 37
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £256 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -27.08%
SOAP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
953 644 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.73% 27.25% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 402 409
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 27
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -31.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

SOAP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

SOAP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

SOAP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SOAP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SOAP across the Yorkshire region.

SOAP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SOAP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -8 36 £300 -7.69% 18
South Yorkshire -5 12 £338 -25.00% 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £387 - 2
SOAP
England

SOAP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP.

1 29 (50.00%) Web Services
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 29 (50.00%) REST
2 27 (46.55%) SOA
3 26 (44.83%) Oracle
4 24 (41.38%) .NET
5 21 (36.21%) XML
5 21 (36.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
6 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
7 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
7 17 (29.31%) SoapUI
8 15 (25.86%) Finance
9 14 (24.14%) Software Testing
9 14 (24.14%) SQL
9 14 (24.14%) ISEB
9 14 (24.14%) Waterfall
9 14 (24.14%) ISTQB
10 12 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
11 11 (18.97%) C#
11 11 (18.97%) Java
11 11 (18.97%) Middleware
12 10 (17.24%) HTML
12 10 (17.24%) WSDL
12 10 (17.24%) RAD
12 10 (17.24%) CRM
12 10 (17.24%) System Integration Testing
12 10 (17.24%) SDLC

SOAP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing SOAP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SOAP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (36.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (10.34%) IIS
3 5 (8.62%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.62%) Oracle Service Bus
4 4 (6.90%) CMS
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.45%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
6 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.72%) Node.js
6 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) Internet
2 4 (6.90%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) LDAP
4 1 (1.72%) CTI
4 1 (1.72%) Intranet
4 1 (1.72%) Extranet
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) Big Data
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) OLAP
4 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.72%) OLTP
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) SoapUI
2 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.90%) JUnit
2 4 (6.90%) Maven
3 3 (5.17%) Selenium
3 3 (5.17%) Build Forge
3 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.45%) NUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.72%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.72%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.72%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.72%) Moq
5 1 (1.72%) NSubstitute
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Tester
3 11 (18.97%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
5 5 (8.62%) CRM Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Support Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.17%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Support Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Oracle Consultant
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Technical Support
7 3 (5.17%) Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (50.00%) Web Services
1 29 (50.00%) REST
2 24 (41.38%) .NET
3 21 (36.21%) XML
4 11 (18.97%) Middleware
5 10 (17.24%) HTML
5 10 (17.24%) WSDL
6 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
7 8 (13.79%) XSD
8 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.07%) WCF
9 6 (10.34%) XSLT
10 5 (8.62%) JMS
10 5 (8.62%) WSRP
10 5 (8.62%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (6.90%) Spring
12 3 (5.17%) JSP
12 3 (5.17%) Servlets
12 3 (5.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Linux
3 4 (6.90%) UNIX
4 3 (5.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) SOA
3 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
4 14 (24.14%) Waterfall
4 14 (24.14%) Software Testing
5 10 (17.24%) RAD
5 10 (17.24%) CRM
5 10 (17.24%) Change Control
5 10 (17.24%) System Integration Testing
5 10 (17.24%) SDLC
6 8 (13.79%) MVC
7 7 (12.07%) TDD
8 6 (10.34%) B2B
9 5 (8.62%) ITIL
9 5 (8.62%) Scrum
9 5 (8.62%) BPEL
9 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Project Management
10 3 (5.17%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) JavaScript
2 14 (24.14%) SQL
3 11 (18.97%) C#
3 11 (18.97%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) BeanShell
4 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) XPath
6 1 (1.72%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (24.14%) ISEB
1 14 (24.14%) ISTQB
2 12 (20.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.45%) CISSP
3 2 (3.45%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) StatsD
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) IBM
4 4 (6.90%) HP
5 3 (5.17%) Novell
5 3 (5.17%) Sun
5 3 (5.17%) Sybase
5 3 (5.17%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (5.17%) SAP
6 2 (3.45%) Cisco
6 2 (3.45%) Avaya
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Adobe
7 1 (1.72%) Teradata
7 1 (1.72%) KANA
7 1 (1.72%) F5
7 1 (1.72%) Tableau
7 1 (1.72%) Eloqua
7 1 (1.72%) Apigee
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day call for details
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
TRG
Rate: 300-360 Per Day call for details
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £275 - £325 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £220 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
South Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Posted: 20 days ago